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Calgary Flames receive 6th pick in 2016 NHL Draft Lottery

The Calgary Flames will arrive at the 2016 NHL Draft in Buffalo with the sixth-overall pick.

Calgary had a 8.5 per cent chance of picking first overall. 278 more words


Calgary Flames will select sixth at 2016 NHL Draft

They selected their top-line centre and captain-of-the-future candidate, Sean Monahan, in this exact slot three years ago.

After the Calgary Flames dropped to sixth in Saturday’s 2016 NHL Draft lottery, perhaps that’s a good omen. 659 more words

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Toronto Maple Leafs win first pick in the 2016 NHL Draft Lottery

The Toronto Maple Leafs have won the first overall pick in the NHL Draft Lottery.

The team finished with the worst record in the regular season going 29-42-11. 195 more words


Calgary Flames hope to get lucky at NHL draft lottery on Saturday

One of the few bright spots of finishing outside the Stanley Cup playoffs is the chance to land a lottery pick.

After making the playoffs last season, the Calgary Flames will once again pick in the top ten of the NHL Entry Draft, but where exactly is yet to be determined. 623 more words


Calgary Flames sign Czech forward Daniel Pribyl to two-year deal

Yes, he’s big.

Yes, he’s skilled.

What Daniel Pribyl is not — and his new boss stressed this point repeatedly after Friday’s announcement that the 23-year-old right-winger has inked a two-year, entry-level pact with the Calgary Flames — is a saviour or even a sure-thing. 596 more words

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Luck of the NHL lottery draw: The Entry Draft's Elite Eight

Fingers crossed.

The Calgary Flames have never scored a top-three selection at the National Hockey League Entry Draft, but that could change with a bit of lottery luck on Saturday. 1,840 more words

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Top-ranked NHL prospect Auston Matthews has been high on hockey world's radars

The so-called Valley of the Sun is hardly a hotbed for highly-touted hockey prospects.

So Brad Treliving — at the time, stationed in the southwest as the assistant general manager of the Arizona Coyotes — knew immediately which youngster his captain was referring to. 750 more words

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